The Money Doctors from Japan: Finance, Imperialism, and the Building of the Yen Bloc, 1895-1937

The Money Doctors from Japan: Finance, Imperialism, and the Building of the Yen Bloc, 1895-1937

by Michael Schiltz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674062498
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 08/13/2012
Series: Harvard East Asian Monographs , #339
Pages: 290
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 2.61(d)

About the Author

Michael Schiltz is Associate Professor in the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia at the University of Tokyo.

Table of Contents

Map, Tables, and Figures xii

Preface xiv

Introduction: The War of the Words 1

1 The First Patient and His Cure: The Bank of Taiwan and Early Attempts at Monetary and Financial Reform, 1897-1906 26

2 "As Close as Lips and Teeth": The First Bank and Megata Tanetaro in Korea 59

3 "Separating the Roots of the Chrysanthemum": Nishihara Kamezo and the Abortive China Loans, 1917-1918 121

4 "To Dream the Impossible Dream": Ideological Controversy in Manchukuo 155

Epilogue 212

References Matter

Works Cited 229

Glossary 257

Index 263

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